Journal, kept by Washington Fosdick, relating to a whaling voyage the Western Arctic, North and South Pacific Oceans; 1857 April 23-1858 December 12; Includes pen and ink illustrations of ships seen, landfalls, volcanos, and whales seen and taken; Places seen include Mt. St. Elias, Middleton's Island, Ounimak Pass, Diomede Islands, Aitutaki (Cook Islands), and New Zealand; Repository also has microfilm of the log (Reel 17); Whaling vessel, out of New Bedford, Mass., mastered by Frederick Slocum, on voyage from April 23, 1857 - December 12, 1858 to the Kodiak, Western Arctic, North Pacific and South Pacific Northwest
In the collection of the New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library
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